If you’re travelling to the Aussie capital or looking for a staycation, unwind, rejuvenate, and maybe take in some lakeside views with some stunning local Airbnb’s boasting great locations, gorgeous interior design and all under $200 a night! We’ve done the research and found Canberra’s top 8 stays, so you don’t have to!


Spacious is the word at this fabulous contemporary four guest, two-bedroom apartment looking over Glebe Park and Mount Ainslie. With new interior, the space is well designed and offers a comfortable living area and outdoor balcony. For amenities, they have everything and more, with a fully functioning kitchen, laundry, BBQ, Netflix, WIFI, workspace, free parking and even a shared gym and pool. Nestled in the heart of the city enjoy excellent shopping, restaurants, cafes and more, all within walking distance. Enjoy a long-term stay or a quick weekend away.


For a getaway for two, and maybe even your furry little friend, soak up romantic views of Lake Burley Griffin inside or on the balcony. Accepting long-term stays, the modern apartment is pet-friendly and has a fully functioning kitchen and laundry. Apart of the Ovolo Nishi Hotel, guests may also enjoy the perks of staying in a hotel, including fine dining restaurant Monster Kitchen & Bar and Palace Cinema residing within the building. An exceptional range of other cafes, restaurants and bars are also just a few meters away in New Acton, or just a 15-minute walk to the city.


Conveniently located in the heart of Canberra, this roomy one-bedroom apartment boasts a light-filled open living area that flows out to the balcony, where guests can enjoy city views. While within walking distance to the best dining in Canberra, if you’re craving a home-cooked meal there is a fully functioning kitchen, as well as a laundry area and free parking.


Designed bright and quirky, hosting up to two guests, enjoy a spacious living and balcony area, and kitchen that overlooks Glebe Park and Mount Ainslie. As apart of the stunning Manhattan building, guests may also utilise the gym, pool and parking on premise. Centrally located, experience the best Canberra has to offer within walking distance.


Live it up in luxury and style within this two-bedroom apartment offering long and short-term stays. Located in the lively and popular Lonsdale Street in Braddon, a hub for cultural dining and boutique stores are right at your doorstep, and CBD shopping only a 10-minute walk away. Within the apartment utilise the full functioning kitchen, laundry, TV area, WIFI, workspace and a balcony and outdoor dining space, as well as free parking.


Get the best of both worlds and wake up to incredible lakeside views from the Kingston Foreshore, then simply head downstairs to bustling restaurants, bars and cafes along the popular dining strip. If you’re staying while, make it feel like home and cook your favourite meals in the kitchen, which you may enjoy in the living area or outside on the balcony. Guests will also have access to a laundry area, TV and WIFI within the one-bedroom apartment, as well as a shared gym and free parking in the building.


Boasting modern design and quality finish, enjoy a stay in a one-bedroom apartment in the Midnight Hotel. Offering long and short-term stays, the fully furnished apartment has a kitchen, laundry, TV, WIFI and an outdoor area, and a shared pool, sauna, gym and free parking within the building. Being located in the trendy Braddon precinct, explore the great dining options, even within the hotel at restaurant Braddon Merchant, or walk to the city, or catch the light rail to your destination.